Robert Romano

Robert Romano is the Vice President of Public Policy at Americans for Limited Government and can be reached at robert@getliberty.org. He grew up in a suburban Long Island township. He studied and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Stony Brook University with the Class of 2008. In his free time, he composes music on piano, paints oil on canvas, and writes fiction.

Robert lives in Virginia, is married and is a father of two.

Robert Romano
01.15.2021

If the Capitol attack was pre-planned, then it couldn’t have been incited by President Trump

By Robert Romano The more we learn about the assault on the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 following the Save America Rally that coincided with objections being raised in Congress to the results of the Electoral College and the certification of President-elect Joe Biden, the more it […]

01.14.2021

Trump was the peace President of our time

By Robert Romano One of President Donald Trump’s most enduring legacies will be achieving new historic peace agreements normalizing relations between Israel and her neighbors, including Bahrain , United Arab Emirates , Sudan and Morocco . Presidents for decades had attempted to bring Middle East peace since Israel and Egypt signed the peace treaty […]

01.13.2021

Impeachment is not just about removing President Trump—it’s about canceling you

By Robert Romano The House has voted to once again impeach President Donald Trump, charging him with incitement of insurrection . The single article of impeachment states the President “willfully made statements that, in context, encouraged — and foreseeably resulted in — lawless action at the Capitol.” President Trump did […]

01.12.2021

Will Biden kill the Trump economic recovery?

Working families going to the sidelines to stay indefinitely remains the greatest challenge the country will face economically this coming year — and all the years to come. By Robert Romano The U.S. economy is poised to continue a massive recovery that began after labor markets bottomed […]

01.11.2021

Removing President Trump before Jan. 20 would imperil the Union

We’re sitting on a powder keg, President-elect Biden. Please don’t light the fuse. By Robert Romano House Democrats are proceeding apace with their plans to impeach President Donald Trump before his term ends on Jan. 20 when Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th President […]

01.08.2021

The purge has begun. Cancel culture is going to be worse than ever as the social tyranny rises.

By Robert Romano Click here to sign up for our email list while that’s still a thing. President Donald Trump has finally had his Twitter account banned permanently, which had more than 80 million followers. He got his posting privileges suspended from Facebook yesterday. The account itself may not be too far behind. The purge has begun. Cancel culture is going to be […]

01.07.2021

Good news from a bad day: Electoral College objections were still heard in Congress after Capitol riot

By Robert Romano In 1966, Martin Luther King, Jr. famously said that riots were the “language of the unheard” . King also said , “there’s no practical or moral answer in the realm of violence” and “there is no violent solution” to social injustices and “riots are socially destructive and self-defeating.” Self-defeating, […]

01.06.2021

God Save America

By Robert Romano The D.C. National Guard has been mobilized to disperse the mob that broke windows and stormed the U.S. Capitol , trashing offices and invading the floors of the House and Senate following the Save America rally on the national mall, interrupting Congress that was hearing objections to the […]

01.05.2021

Win or lose on Jan. 6, President Trump showed America how to get tough with China

By Robert Romano The House and the Senate will convene in a joint session of Congress on Jan. 6 to hear any and all objections to the Dec. 14 outcome of the Electoral College in favor of Joe Biden, with challenges expected in Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, Nevada, […]

01.04.2021

Sen. Cruz calls to delay election certification until commission investigates voter fraud

“A fair and credible audit — conducted expeditiously and completed well before January 20 — would dramatically improve Americans’ faith in our electoral process and would significantly enhance the legitimacy of whoever becomes our next President. We owe that to the People.” By Robert Romano Sen. Ted […]

12.29.2020

Georgia Republicans need to play by the same rules as Democrats if they want to win on Jan. 5

By Robert Romano By now, the Georgia state legislature and Gov. Brian Kemp (R-Ga.) have had plenty of time to process to results of the 2020 election, and to make any changes to state election law that might be necessary to ensure that the Jan. 5, 2021 […]

12.28.2020

New Covid checks could lead to end of work as we know it

The danger of the Covid relief checks is that they will become permanent — a perverse incentive not to work. By Robert Romano The House has voted to expand direct payments to the American people from $600 per adult and $600 per child in the year-end Covid […]

12.23.2020

Trump threatens to veto Covid recovery, omnibus bill, targeting wasteful spending and pushing for more relief

By Robert Romano President Donald Trump has threatened to veto the $2.3 trillion spending package that includes $900 billion for Covid economic relief plus the $1.4 trillion omnibus spending bill for the annual federal budget. “I am asking Congress to amend this bill and increase the ridiculously low $600 to $2,000 or […]

12.22.2020

Congress defunds Obama-Biden fair housing rule that almost ended local zoning—again

By Robert Romano Congress has once again defunded the Obama era Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing regulation in the $1.4 trillion annual omnibus appropriations bill . This was the 2015 rule that conditioned receipt of $3 billion of annual community development block grants on rezoning neighborhoods along racial and income guidelines that nearly ended local zoning authority. Fortunately, […]

12.21.2020

One more Art of the Deal as Congress completes Covid economic relief in spite of Pelosi

By Robert Romano Congress has completed negotiation on a combined $900 billion Covid economic relief legislation, plus the annual $1.4 trillion omnibus appropriations bill, just in time for Christmas. It comes with a $280 billion renewal of the Paycheck Protection Program that saved as many as 5.2 million small businesses and 50 million jobs last spring. […]

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